It all started when an NPR reporter was barred from flying on the plane carrying Secretary of State Mike Pompeo:

From Politico:

Michele Kelemen, a veteran reporter for the network, was removed from the list of reporters allowed to fly with Pompeo on a trip to Eastern Europe, only days after the secretary reportedly exploded at another NPR reporter for asking questions about Ukraine. The State Department Correspondents’ Association swiftly condemned the move in a statement on Monday.

And with that, CNN’s Jim Acosta advised the reporter how to instead travel as if it’s decades ago and she’s following around the Grateful Dead on tour:

Maybe that subject will spark a book sequel idea for CNN’s chief Resistance reporter.

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